Colbert P. Howell Collection, 1969-1970

Manuscript Collection #989

  • Descriptive Summary
     
    Title: Colbert P. Howell Collection
    Creator: Howell, Colbert P.
    Repository: ECU Manuscript Collection
    Language: English
    Abstract:
    Extent: 0.91 Cubic feet, 1 container, 18 items ,
  • Administrative Information
     
    Accessions Information

    January 20, 2004, (unprocessed) 18 items, 0.91 cubic feet; Photographic prints (1969-1970) taken by the donor of Melrose (Murfree) Plantation, Broad Street, Wynn Cemetery, Gatling Plantation Cemetery, Old Town Cemetery, Vaughan Cemetery, Riverside Basket Mill (Georgia-Pacific Company) Hertford Academy, Vann's Cotton Gin, and Worrell's Mill buildings and Worell's Mill Pond, in the vicinity of Murfreesboro, North Carolina; and subsequently mounted and displayed to promote the establishment of the Murfreesboro Historical Society, Murfreesboro Historic Week, The Lafayette Ball, and historic preservation projects in Murfreesboro. See preliminary inventory. Donor: Colbert P. Howell

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Colbert P. Howell

    Access Restrictions

    No restrictions

    Copyright Notice

    Literary rights to specific documents are retained by the authors or their descendants in accordance with U.S. copyright law.

    Preferred Citation

    Colbert P. Howell Collection (#989), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.

    Processing Information

    Encoded by Mark Custer, March 10, 2008


Preliminary Inventory

Below is material taken from a preliminary inventory and represents content from the collection that is unprocessed.

  • Box 1
     
    Melrose (Murfree) Plantation house on Broad Street in Murfreesboro, NC restored by Mr. & Mrs. R. T. Vann. 1 item 1 p. 1969-1970 (item P1010017)
    Old houses in historical area north of Broad Street, Murfreesboro, NC. 1 item 1 p. 1969-1970 (item P1010018)
    Wynn Cemetery, adjacent to Hertford Academy, Broad Street, Murfreesboro, NC. 1 item 1 p. 1969-1970 (item P1010021)
    Iron entrance gate and monument honoring Richard J. Gatling, inventor of the gatling gun, in the Gatling Plantation Cemetery, a few miles northeast of Murfreesboro, NC. 1 item. 1 p. 1969-1970. (item P1010032)
    Tombstones in Old Town Cemetery, Murfeesboro, NC historical area. 1 item. 1 p. 1969-1970 Note: also P1010034 (item P1010033)
    Gatling Plantation Cemetery with Gatling family house in distance. 1 item. 1 p. 1969-1970 (item P1010035)
    Vaughan Cemetery located on outskirts of Murfreesboro, NC. 1 item. 1 p. 1969-1970 Note: also P1010037 (item P1010036)
    (item P1010038)
    Lumber stacks at Riverside Basket Mill (Georgia-Pacific Company), Murfreesboro, NC. 1 item. 1 p. 1969-1970 (item P1010039)
    Hertford Academy with the Murfreesboro, NC water tank silhouetted in background. 1 item. 1 p. 1969-1970 (item P1010040)
    Bales of cotton, ginned and stacked, at Vann's Cotton Gin on outskirts of Murfreesboro, NC. 1 item. 1 p. 1969-1970 (item P1010041)
    Worrell's Mill, located on the dam of Worrell's Mill Pond, east of Murfreesboro, NC on Highway 158. 1 item. 1 p. 1969-1970 (item P1010042)
    Winter view of unknown men fishing for carp or catfish on Worrell's Mill Pond, east of Murfreesboro, NC on Highway 158. 1 item. 1 p. 1969-1970 (item P1010043)
    Winter view of Worrell's Mill Pond with cyress trees on far side of pond, east of Murfreesboro, NC on Highway 158. 1 item. 1 p. 1969-1970 (item P1010044)
    Cypress knees under the Worrell's Mill building, east of Murfreesboro, NC on Highway 158. 1 item. 1 p. 1969-1970 (item P1010045)
    Cypress knees on edge of Worrell's Mill Pond, east of Murfreesboro, NC on Highway 158. 1 item. 1 p. 1969-1970 (item P1010046)
    Cypress knees on edge of Worrell's Mill Pond, east of Murfreesboro, NC on Highway 158. 1 item. 1 p. 1969-1970 (item P1010047)
    Winter view of Worrell's Mill Pond, east of Murfreesboro, NC on Highway 158. 1 item. 1 p. 1969-1970 (item P1010048)

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Preliminary Inventory

  • Box 1
     
    Melrose (Murfree) Plantation house on Broad Street in Murfreesboro, NC restored by Mr. & Mrs. R. T. Vann. 1 item 1 p. 1969-1970 (item P1010017)
    Old houses in historical area north of Broad Street, Murfreesboro, NC. 1 item 1 p. 1969-1970 (item P1010018)
    Wynn Cemetery, adjacent to Hertford Academy, Broad Street, Murfreesboro, NC. 1 item 1 p. 1969-1970 (item P1010021)
    Iron entrance gate and monument honoring Richard J. Gatling, inventor of the gatling gun, in the Gatling Plantation Cemetery, a few miles northeast of Murfreesboro, NC. 1 item. 1 p. 1969-1970. (item P1010032)
    Tombstones in Old Town Cemetery, Murfeesboro, NC historical area. 1 item. 1 p. 1969-1970 Note: also P1010034 (item P1010033)
    Gatling Plantation Cemetery with Gatling family house in distance. 1 item. 1 p. 1969-1970 (item P1010035)
    Vaughan Cemetery located on outskirts of Murfreesboro, NC. 1 item. 1 p. 1969-1970 Note: also P1010037 (item P1010036)
    (item P1010038)
    Lumber stacks at Riverside Basket Mill (Georgia-Pacific Company), Murfreesboro, NC. 1 item. 1 p. 1969-1970 (item P1010039)
    Hertford Academy with the Murfreesboro, NC water tank silhouetted in background. 1 item. 1 p. 1969-1970 (item P1010040)
    Bales of cotton, ginned and stacked, at Vann's Cotton Gin on outskirts of Murfreesboro, NC. 1 item. 1 p. 1969-1970 (item P1010041)
    Worrell's Mill, located on the dam of Worrell's Mill Pond, east of Murfreesboro, NC on Highway 158. 1 item. 1 p. 1969-1970 (item P1010042)
    Winter view of unknown men fishing for carp or catfish on Worrell's Mill Pond, east of Murfreesboro, NC on Highway 158. 1 item. 1 p. 1969-1970 (item P1010043)
    Winter view of Worrell's Mill Pond with cyress trees on far side of pond, east of Murfreesboro, NC on Highway 158. 1 item. 1 p. 1969-1970 (item P1010044)
    Cypress knees under the Worrell's Mill building, east of Murfreesboro, NC on Highway 158. 1 item. 1 p. 1969-1970 (item P1010045)
    Cypress knees on edge of Worrell's Mill Pond, east of Murfreesboro, NC on Highway 158. 1 item. 1 p. 1969-1970 (item P1010046)
    Cypress knees on edge of Worrell's Mill Pond, east of Murfreesboro, NC on Highway 158. 1 item. 1 p. 1969-1970 (item P1010047)
    Winter view of Worrell's Mill Pond, east of Murfreesboro, NC on Highway 158. 1 item. 1 p. 1969-1970 (item P1010048)

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